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Title Metal-carbon bonds in enzymes and cofactors / edited by Astrid Sigel, Helmut Sigel, and Roland K.O. Siegel
Published Cambridge : Royal Society of Chemistry, [2009]
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Description 1 online resource (xxvii, 510 pages : illustrations (some color))
Series Metal ions in life sciences, 1559-0836 ; v. 6
Metal ions in life sciences ; v. 6
Contents Organometallic chemistry of B₁₂ coenzymes -- Cobalamin- and corrinoid-dependent enzymes -- Nickel-alkyl bond formation in the active site of methyl-coenzyme M reductase -- Nickel-carbon bonds in acetyl-coenzyme a synthases/carbon monoxide dehydrogenases -- Structure and function of [NiFe]-hydro-genases -- Carbon monoxide and cyanide ligands in the active site of [FeFe]-hydrogenases -- Carbon monoxide as intrinsic ligand to iron in the active site of [Fe]-hydrogenase -- Dual role of heme as cofactor and substrate in the biosynthesis of carbon monoxide -- Copper-carbon bonds in mechanistic and structural probing of proteins as well as in situations where copper is a catalytic or receptor site -- Interaction of cyanide with enzymes containing vanadium, manganese, non-heme iron, and zinc -- Reaction mechanism of the molybdenum hydroxylase xanthine oxidoreductase: evidence against the formation of intermediates having metal-carbon bonds
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Notes s 2009 enk n s
Subject Coenzymes -- chemistry.
Organometallic Compounds -- chemistry.
Multienzyme Complexes -- chemistry.
Oxidoreductases -- chemistry.
Vitamin B 12 -- chemistry.
Organometallic compounds.
Vitamin B12.
Form Electronic book
Author Sigel, Astrid.
Sigel, Helmut.
Sigel, Roland K. O.
ISBN 1847559336